Itineraries & News

Top Things Worth Spending Money on for Your Mountain Vacation

A lot of financial advice websites would encourage you to save money while traveling, and for good reason. Traveling can be quite expensive. Going on a mountain vacation, in particular, is even more so given the usual cost of activities. So if you don’t learn how to manage your money wisely, you might deplete your...

Vail Resorts slashes pass prices by 20 percent

Reset lowers pass products to prices last seen in the 2015/16 season by Nate Peterson, Vail Daily Vail Resorts is turning the clock back on its Epic Pass prices to reward loyal customers following a trying year. On Monday morning, the resort operator announced that it is lowering the price of passes by 20 percent...

GoPro Mountain Games are ON; Athletes, art, music and mountain lifestyle event to return to Vail June 10-13, 2021

Vail, Colo., March 5, 2021 – It is an announcement that mountain sports fans have been anticipating for months: The GoPro Mountain Games are officially a GO for June 10-13, 2021. Organizers from the nonprofit Vail Valley Foundation, which hosts the event each year, said they plan to focus on athletes, music, and multimedia experiences...

The Best Winter Activities for Non-Skiers in the Vail Valley

How to have fun in the Vail Valley during the winter if I do not ski. If your family, friends, or partner are planning a winter ski vacation, but you are a non-skier, you do not have to stay home or spend time in the hotel room by yourself.  The Vail Valley is known for...

Blues Traveler duo added to the VPAC’s Residency series

An Intimate Evening with John Popper and Ben Wilson of Blues Traveler set for Presidents Day weekend John Popper and Ben Wilson of the band Blues Traveler will perform three shows this month at the Vilar Performing Arts Center. The new additions to the schedule are Friday, Feb. 12, Saturday, Feb. 13 and Sunday, Feb....

Recreate Responsibly This Winter

Protect Yourself, Others, and the Outdoors KNOW BEFORE YOU GO Check the status of the place you want to visit. If it is closed, don’t go. If it’s crowded, have a Plan B. PLAN AHEAD Prepare for facilities to be closed, pack lunch and bring essentials like hand sanitizer and a face covering. PRACTICE PHYSICAL...

The Fourteenth Annual Vail Winterfest

Opening Sunday, December 20th until the ice melts… Illuminated Ice Installation – Gore Creek Promenade Community Lantern Exhibition – International Bridge Virtual Lantern Making – www.alpineartscenter.org (Vail, CO) – Art in Public Places is pleased to announce the Fourteenth Annual Vail Winterfest this holiday season. Highlighting community, connection, and unity, an installation of 20 illuminated ice...

Vail Resorts Announces Plans for 2020/21 Ski and Snowboard Season with Comprehensive Focus on Safety

August 27, 2020 – This season, Vail Resorts’ unrivaled commitment to safety takes on more importance than ever amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Vail Resorts CEO Rob Katz today announced the Company’s 2020/21 winter operating plan in a letter to guests, which outlines a comprehensive, out-front approach to operating its 34 North American resorts with the...

The Most Scenic Trails for Adventure Seekers in Vail Valley

Are you searching for inspiration or trying to escape from the city? Do you want to embark on a new adventure? The best and favorite hiking trails for beautiful vistas,  undulating landscapes, and serene sounds of the rivers and streams. Check out these stunning Vail Valley hiking trails. Note: Colorado weather can be unpredictable, so be sure to...

Indoor and Outdoor Activities for Kids

Planning a family trip to the gorgeous Vail Valley? Need ideas for activities to do with kids? The adventures and activities are endless. Here are the top and best kids activities that will keep kids involved with science, art, and nature. Adventure Ridge Adventure Ridge, located at the top of the Gondola One in Vail, is...